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A companion to ancient epic, edited by John Miles Foley., (electronic resource /)

Label
A companion to ancient epic
Title
A companion to ancient epic
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Miles Foley.
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
ZCU
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Blackwell reference online
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Foley, John Miles
  • ebrary
Series statement
Blackwell companions to the ancient world. Literature and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epic literature
  • Epic poetry
  • Epic poetry, Classical
Label
A companion to ancient epic, edited by John Miles Foley., (electronic resource /)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Made available online by ebrary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Performance
  • Minna Skafte Jensen
  • Epic and history
  • Kurt A. Raaflaub
  • The epic hero
  • Gregory Nagy
  • The gods in epic, or, The divine economy
  • Bruce Louden
  • Women in epic
  • Helene P. Foley
  • Introduction
  • Archaeological contexts
  • Susan Sherratt
  • The physical media : tablet, scroll, codex
  • Michael W. Haslam
  • Ancient reception
  • Robert Lamberton
  • Translations
  • Richard Hamilton Armstrong
  • Analogues : modern oral epics
  • John Miles Foley
  • John Miles Foley
  • Comparative observations on the Near Eastern epic traditions
  • Jack M. Sasson
  • Mesopotamian epic
  • Scott B. Noegel
  • Epic in Ugaritic literature
  • N. Wyatt
  • Hurrian/Hittite epic
  • Gary Beckman
  • Persian/Iranian epic
  • Olga M. Davidson
  • Epic as genre
  • Hebrew epic
  • Susan Niditch
  • Near Eastern connections
  • Walter Burkert
  • Homer's Iliad
  • Mark W. Edwards
  • Homer's Odyssey
  • Laura M. Slatkin
  • Hesiod
  • Stephanie Nelson
  • Richard P. Martin
  • Epic cycle and fragments
  • Jonathan S. Burgess
  • Apollonius of Rhodes
  • D.P. Nelis
  • Quintus of Smyrna
  • Alan James
  • Nonnus
  • Robert Shorrock
  • Epic and other genres in the ancient Greek world
  • R. Scott Garner
  • The Indo-European context
  • Homer's post-classical legacy
  • Casey Dué
  • Origins and essence
  • Joseph Farrell
  • Early republican epic
  • Sander M. Goldberg
  • Lucretius
  • Monica R. Gale
  • Virgil's Aeneid
  • Michael C.J. Putnam
  • Joshua T. Katz
  • Ovid
  • Carole E. Newlands
  • Lucan
  • Shadi Bartsch
  • Valerius Flaccus
  • Andrew Zissos
  • Statius
  • William J. Dominik
  • Silius Italicus
  • Raymond D. Marks
  • Epic and myth
  • Claudian
  • Michael H. Barnes
  • Latin Christian epics of late antiquity
  • Dennis E. Trout
  • Epic and other genres
  • R. Jenkyns
  • Virgil's post-classical legacy
  • Craig Kallendorf
  • Lowell Edmunds
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 664 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781405165907
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill., map.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)506369912
  • (OCoLC)506369912
Label
A companion to ancient epic, edited by John Miles Foley., (electronic resource /)
Publication
Note
Made available online by ebrary
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Performance
  • Minna Skafte Jensen
  • Epic and history
  • Kurt A. Raaflaub
  • The epic hero
  • Gregory Nagy
  • The gods in epic, or, The divine economy
  • Bruce Louden
  • Women in epic
  • Helene P. Foley
  • Introduction
  • Archaeological contexts
  • Susan Sherratt
  • The physical media : tablet, scroll, codex
  • Michael W. Haslam
  • Ancient reception
  • Robert Lamberton
  • Translations
  • Richard Hamilton Armstrong
  • Analogues : modern oral epics
  • John Miles Foley
  • John Miles Foley
  • Comparative observations on the Near Eastern epic traditions
  • Jack M. Sasson
  • Mesopotamian epic
  • Scott B. Noegel
  • Epic in Ugaritic literature
  • N. Wyatt
  • Hurrian/Hittite epic
  • Gary Beckman
  • Persian/Iranian epic
  • Olga M. Davidson
  • Epic as genre
  • Hebrew epic
  • Susan Niditch
  • Near Eastern connections
  • Walter Burkert
  • Homer's Iliad
  • Mark W. Edwards
  • Homer's Odyssey
  • Laura M. Slatkin
  • Hesiod
  • Stephanie Nelson
  • Richard P. Martin
  • Epic cycle and fragments
  • Jonathan S. Burgess
  • Apollonius of Rhodes
  • D.P. Nelis
  • Quintus of Smyrna
  • Alan James
  • Nonnus
  • Robert Shorrock
  • Epic and other genres in the ancient Greek world
  • R. Scott Garner
  • The Indo-European context
  • Homer's post-classical legacy
  • Casey Dué
  • Origins and essence
  • Joseph Farrell
  • Early republican epic
  • Sander M. Goldberg
  • Lucretius
  • Monica R. Gale
  • Virgil's Aeneid
  • Michael C.J. Putnam
  • Joshua T. Katz
  • Ovid
  • Carole E. Newlands
  • Lucan
  • Shadi Bartsch
  • Valerius Flaccus
  • Andrew Zissos
  • Statius
  • William J. Dominik
  • Silius Italicus
  • Raymond D. Marks
  • Epic and myth
  • Claudian
  • Michael H. Barnes
  • Latin Christian epics of late antiquity
  • Dennis E. Trout
  • Epic and other genres
  • R. Jenkyns
  • Virgil's post-classical legacy
  • Craig Kallendorf
  • Lowell Edmunds
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 664 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781405165907
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill., map.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)506369912
  • (OCoLC)506369912

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